Typical jobs for Burdesses
Hard-working people, the Burdesses. 20 worked in mining, according to the 1901 Census.
Where most Burdesses lived
In the 1900s, you’d probably bump into a Burdess in Durham.
Burdesses’ criminal history
How do we put this... Not all Burdesses were angels, apparently. We found 2 in criminal records.
Burdesses in World War I
According to the World War I records, 7 Burdesses served in the First World War.